Thirteenth Annual Postdoc Exhibition

 

THIRTEENTH ANNUAL POSTDOC RESEARCH EXHIBITION

SEPTEMBER 24, 25, 2020

Virtual Event

Register at https://forms.gle/eeJ1sqBvSYGgB4FY7

DAY 1 September 24, 2020 PROGRAM


 
11:00 am    Welcome Remarks


11:10 am    Keynote Presentation on “Diversity and Inclusion in Higher Education- Role of early career researchers". By Prof.Tonya Peeples, Associate Dean for Diversity and Inclusion,  Faculty in Chemical Engineering, College of Engineering, Penn State University


12:00 pm    Keynote Workshop: “How to be an ally for diversity and inclusion” presented by Society for Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS),  Penn State Chapter representatives


12:50 pm    Remarks by Dr. Shashank Priya, Associate  VP for Research, Professor in Material Science and Engineering


1:15 pm       Lightning Talks Competition (live)


2: 30 pm      Closing Remarks


September 25, 2020 PROGRAM

DAY 2



11:00 am    Opening Remarks


11:05 am    Poster/Video & Media Discussions, Networking session


12:10 pm    Remarks by Dr. Lora Weiss, Senior Vice President for Research


12:30 pm    Penn State Postdoc Society Outstanding Postdoc and Mentor Awards Ceremony. Recipients are Dr.Karen Poh, postdoctoral scholar, Entomology and Dr.Joan Redwing, Professor, Materials Science and Engineering, Chemical Engineering, and Electrical Engineering, Associate Director, Materials Research Institute

1:00 pm      Panel Discussion: “Job transitions & academia in the face of COVID-19”  Panelists are: Dr. Maureen Mulvihill, CEO, and co-founder, Actuated Medicals; Dr. Maren Woods,    Founder and CEO of Beyond the Ph.D., Dr.Douglas Teti, Head, Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Professor of Psychology and Pediatrics, Penn State University and Prof.Kit Elam, Associate Professor in Department of Applied Health Science at Indiana University

2:05 pm      Closing Remarks

 


 

2020 Exhibition Planning Committee

Chloe_Drummond.jpg Chloe Drummond, Postdoctoral Scholar, Department of Entomology

Josh.JPG Joshua Garber, Postdoctoral Scholar, Department of Geosciences

Ty Lees Headshot.pngTy Lees, Postdoctoral Scholar, Department of Human Development and Family Studies

Lohay headshot.JPG George Lohay, Postdoctoral Scholar, Department of Biology

Danielle headshot.jpgDanielle Seay, Postdoctoral Scholar, Department of Psychology


Pallavi Eswara, Office of Postdoctoral Affairs